8 Wye Rapids Cottages
Symonds Yat, Herefordshire
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A charming mews-style end-terrace cottage in a stunning position on the banks of the River Wye in the picturesque village of Symonds Yat in the beautiful Wye Valley. With lovely views of the surrounding woodland and Symonds Yat Rock, this Herefordshire holiday cottage offers ideal accommodation for a romantic break or activity holiday. This Herefordshire holiday cottage is set over three floors, with the holiday accommodation on the top two floors above the ground floor garage, making the most of the spectacular views from the front of the cottage. This delightful Herefordshire holiday cottage offers two charming bedrooms, a cosy sitting room with woodburner and a well-equipped fitted kitchen, whilst to the rear of the cottage guests can enjoy alfresco dining or a stroll through the 1.5 acres of shared landscaped gardens. Nearby, there are many interesting attractions and activities including the pretty market town of Ross-on-Wye, majestic Goodrich Castle and the Royal Forest of Dean, which offers numerous walks and cycle routes and high wire rope courses. Canoeing, kayaking and fishing can be enjoyed on the River Wye and guests can also enjoy the many festivals in the area, the National Trust properties, museums and also the cider and perry tasting. This Symonds Yat cottage is a wonderful holiday destination for a memorable holiday at any time of year.
Over first and second floors. Two second floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with pull-out stacker bed. Second floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. First floor kitchen with dining area. First floor sitting room with sofa bed and woodburner.
Electric storage heaters with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV with Sky, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 1 car and garage parking for 1 car. Lockable bike storage. Patio with furniture and BBQ. Shared use of 1.5 acres of landscaped gardens with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1 mile, pub 10 mins walk. Note: The pub offers a river ferry which operates until closing time. Note: Approx 20 external steps lead up to the rear door of the property. Note: Max. 5 people.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Monmouth 5 miles; Ross-on-Wye 7 miles; Gloucester 23 miles.
The pretty village of Symonds Yat straddles the beautiful River Wye with its natural scenery and magnificent limestone 'rock', popular with climbers and is internationally renowned for its viewpoint. Symonds Yat West is situated overlooking the beautiful Wye Valley, and is close to the magnificent Royal Forest of Dean, England's largest oak forest. This is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, offering numerous trails that can be explored on foot, bicycle or horseback. Caving, abseiling and a high wire rope course are on offer for the more adventurous, whilst fishing, golf, kayaking and canoeing are other popular activities in this unspoilt area. Visit the historic town of Monmouth with its mixture of elegant Georgian mansions and Victorian courtyards, or the lovely town of Ross-on-Wye with its timbered Tudor houses and delightful riverside walks, both offering excellent shops, pubs and restaurants. Just a little further afield discover the unspoilt Malvern Hills, Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons National Park. A great area to unwind with family and friends.